Cnestus Sampson, 1911

Gomez, Demian F., Rabaglia, Robert J., Fairbanks, Katherine E. O. & Hulcr, Jiri, 2018, North American Xyleborini north of Mexico: a review and key to genera and species (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae), ZooKeys 768, pp. 19-68: 27

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Cnestus Sampson, 1911


Cnestus Sampson, 1911 

Tosaxyleborus  Murayama, 1950. Synonymy Browne 1955.

Type species.

Cnestus magnus  Sampson

Species of Cnestus  differ from other members of the tribe by the truncate elytra, which are shorter than the pronotum.